Drummond Elementary School

1845 W Cortland St
Chicago, IL 60622
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Drummond Elementary School serves 349 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Drummond Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Drummond Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Drummond Elementary School's student population of 349 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Drummond Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Drummond Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#317 out of 3672 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
33%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
42%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Drummond Elementary School is Clemente Community Academy High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Burr Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Burr Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 432 students
    0.4 miles
    1621 W Wabansia Ave
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773) 534-4090
    0.4 PK-8 432
  • Chicago Pulaski Intl School Of Chicago Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 927 students
    0.5 miles
    2230 W Mclean Ave
    Chicago, IL 60647
    (773) 534-4391
    0.5 PK-8 927
  • Chicago Cics - Bucktown Campus Charter School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 707 students
    0.6 miles
    2235 N Hamilton Ave
    Chicago, IL 60647
    (773) 645-3321
    0.6 K-8 707
  • Chicago Pritzker Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 743 students
    0.6 miles
    2009 W Schiller St
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773) 534-4415
    0.6 PK-8 743
  • Chicago Lozano Elementary Bilingual & Intl Center Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 203 students
    0.8 miles
    1501 N Greenview Ave
    Chicago, IL 60642
    (773) 534-4750
    0.8 PK-8 203

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